Fighting Blight in Memphis. With Leslie Smith and Austin Harrison

Memphis Metropolis
This week, Memphis Metropolis gets deep into the weeds to understand the causes of blight and how community developers are using innovative tools to eradicate it, one property at a time. First, Leslie Smith, executive director of Blight Authority of Memphis, explains what a land bank authority can do and how BAM's creation brought some new tools to the table in the city's efforts to fight blight.
Read More
Date Published: April 11, 2021
Writer: Emily Trenholm

BAM in the media


Please submit media inquiry in the contact form below.

6 + 10 =